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From Enrique Rodriguez <>
Subject Re: [WARNING] Big changes last night
Date Wed, 16 Mar 2005 20:58:07 GMT
Alex Karasulu wrote:
> Hi all,
> Last night Enrique and I rearranged the repo to match our 
> vision/strategy with plugging in different protocol providers into 
> ApacheDS.
> Moved protocols to protocol-providers
> -------------------------------------------------
> Now we renamed protocols to be more descriptive.  These are not just 
> protocols but protocol-providers that snap into MINA.  So that's what we 
> named it to.  We do not want people thinking protocols can mean for 
> clients as well its only specific to the part that snaps into MINA.  The 
> other shared libs and clients can go under shared and clients respectively.

I'd like to point out that the protocol-providers will snap into both 
MINA and the JNDI provider, like rungs in a ladder, more than just 
snap-in to the MINA frontend.  The DIT can be used for persistent 
config, in addition to the "user accounts" for Kerberos, records for 
DNS, or regular LDAP access.


> MINA is our network layer
> ---------------------------------

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